Littlethorpe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Littlethorpe is a small village characterised by houses interspersed with fields close to Ripon. The gardens are at least half a mile apart and there is a car park at each garden. Greencroft is a one acre informal garden made by the owners. Special ornamental features incl gazebo, temple pavilions, formal pool, stone wall with mullions, and gate to rose pergola leading to a cascade water feature. Long herbaceous borders packed with colourful late flowering perennials, annuals and exotics culminate in circular garden with views through to large wildlife pond and surrounding countryside. Littlethorpe House has expansive lawns, topiary and clipped yews hedges and large borders for mixed herbaceous, roses and shrubs.
Sun 28 July (1-5). Combined adm £6, Children free. Home-made teas at Greencroft. Times:13:00 to 17:00. Telephone:01765 602487. Open for charity.
Littlethorpe Gardens, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 3LS
Sun 28 Jul 2019